Man arrested for sixth DWI outside of The Pit

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A New Mexico man was busted for his sixth DWI right outside of The Pit Saturday.

According to a criminal complaint, 59-year-old Benjie Candelaria drove up to one of the crosswalks on University outside of The Pit on Saturday, January 5.

Officers say he appeared drunk behind the wheel.

As Candelaria was about to perform a field sobriety test, he reportedly got aggressive with officers and was arrested.

Candelaria is now facing charges including aggravated DWI after five previous DWI arrests.

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